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158 Athabasca Avenue
Hinton, AB T7V 2A5
Park West Mall 900 Carmichael Lane
Hinton, AB T7V 1Y6

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What’s New

Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our practice. The items are displayed by year and month. To view older entries use the links in the box below to select the year and month you would like.

COVID-19 Plan: Office open for emergencies, by appointment only

Hinton Optometry Clinic is committed to the health & safety of our patients and our community. The Alberta College of Optometrists has requested that we close our office completely or remain open, restricting appointments to emergencies and necessary visits only. OUR OFFICE WILL REMAIN OPEN, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, MONDAY –...

Temporary Closure ordered by Alberta College of Optometrists

We received notice at 10:00 a.m. today that we are to close our office due to the COVID-19 pandemic, except for emergency situations. We are open today until 1:00 p.m. for pick up of glasses and contact lenses, and will post here additional times and dates when they will be...

Update on Clinic Hours March 17, 2020

We are committed to the health and safety of our patients and staff. As such, we are altering our business hours* as follows: *subject to change Thursday, March 19, 2020- Dr. Braun: 10-6, closed 1-2 for lunch Friday, March 20, 2020- Dr. Yee: 8-4, closed 12-1 for lunch Following weeks:...

December 2019 Holiday Hours

We will have modified hours over the holiday season. Please see below for hours at Hinton Optometry Clinic and Rocky Mountain Eyewear. Both offices resume normal business hours on Thursday January 2nd, 2020. Hinton Optometry Clinic December 24 - 27 - CLOSED December 30 - OPEN 9:30 a.m. to 2:30...

Donate your old glasses here…

The Need for Glasses According to The World Health Organization, 153 million people have uncorrected refractive errors. Most of these vision impairments are quickly diagnosed and easy to treat with corrective lenses. Still, millions of people in developing nations are pushed deeper into poverty simply because they don't have corrective...

Our office hours

We have simplified our hours to make them easier to remember while still being convenient to all customers and patients. Mondays & Wednesday will be 8am to 5pm, Tuesdays & Thursdays will be 10am to 6pm, and Fridays we will open from 8 -12am & 1-4pm. We will open the...

New Equipment!

Keeping current with new advanced eye care technology, Hinton Optometry is pleased to announce the purchase of a TonoRef3. This machine performs Autorefraction, Tonometry, Keratometry and Pachymetry. The machine is patient friendly with advanced auto puff control and noise reduction. You will get to try it on your next Comprehensive...

Welcome Dr. Yee!

Randi is excited to serve Hinton and the surrounding communities and is eager to meet new and existing patients starting August 1st, 2018!

Nutrition and your Eye Health

Click here for quick facts about your eyes and food. Nutrition is a vital part of maintaining vision and overall eye health, with many expert studies suggesting that up to 25% of all nutrient intake goes to supporting our invaluable visual system. Beyond your eyes, this system also includes the...